Organist

Mequon United Methodist Church
Connecting People to Jesus Christ and One Another
 
Job Purpose: Organist
The Organist will contribute to a well-rounded, faith-centered music ministry -- including supporting worship within the life and vision of MUMC.
 
Position:
The Organist is:
  • a part-time salaried position (approximately 10 hours/week) which includes 2 weeks of paid vacation.
  • hired by and accountable to Staff-Parish Team
  • supervised by the Pastor
 
Contribute to and Help Facilitate a Music Ministry: 
  • provide organ and/or piano music for regular church services, special church services and church-sponsored events
  • provide organ and/or piano music accompaniment for choir rehearsals and choir performances at regular church services, special church services and church-sponsored events
  • work with the minister of music to schedule rehearsals for and performances by guest soloists/artists/ensembles
  • provide organ and/or piano music accompaniment for guest soloists/artists rehearsals and performances at regular church services, special church services and church-sponsored events
  • provide organ and/or piano music and musical accompaniment for non-worship related services held at MUMC, such as weddings and funerals, as the organist is available
  • assist the director of music with the selection of hymns and other music for church services and church-sponsored events
  • provide information on music for church services and church-sponsored events to the MUMC office for inclusion in bulletins and announcements
  • attend and actively participate in staff meetings
  • other duties as assigned by the pastor
 
Qualifications:
  • Experience and competence in organ and piano music, hymns, and accompanying ensembles and soloists in a Christian worship setting
  • A strong and growing faith that will affirm the United Methodist Church, its theology, practices.
  • Ability to work as member of a team with church leadership, staff, musicians, and volunteers
  • Good communication skills, especially with church leaders and volunteers.
  • Skills and experience with both traditional and contemporary worship preferred.
 
Revised 11/2022
 

Contact: Rick Gattoni

Address: 11011 North Oriole Lane Mequon 53092

Phone: 262-242-4770

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Website: https://www.mequonumc.org/